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Re: Longdesc Testing

From: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>
Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2013 15:41:22 -0400
To: public-html@w3.org
Cc: HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20130816194122.GB7226@concerto.rednote.net>
Colleagues:

I'm taking the liberty to forward the below to public-html because
interest was expressed about the HTML-A11Y TF's longdesc testing plans
on the WG teleconference this week. I'm sure we would welcome all input.

Janina

Mark Sadecki writes:
> Hello TF,
> 
> Per our meeting yesterday [1] we invite you to consider the tests currently under consideration by the TF [2] for testing implementation support of the longdesc attribute.  These tests are a first draft and may not sufficiently demonstrate support for the attribute as described in the HTML5 Image Description specification [3].  We are looking for the following feedback:
> 
> * Suggestions for improving the quality of existing tests
> * Suggestions for test cases not currently covered
> * Preliminary test results
> 
> Please provide your feedback to this list (public-html-a11y@w3.org) and/or record your feedback on the longdesc testing wiki page [4].  Descriptions of the test cases as well as instructions for completing the tests are available in the README section [5] on github.
> 
> [1] Minutes - http://www.w3.org/2013/08/15-html-a11y-minutes.html
> [2] Tests on github - https://github.com/chaals/longdesc-tests
> [3] longdesc spec - http://www.w3.org/TR/html-longdesc/
> [4] longdesc testing wiki - http://www.w3.org/WAI/PF/HTML/wiki/Longdesc-tests
> [5] Testing README - https://github.com/chaals/longdesc-tests#readme
> 
> Kind regards,
> 
> Mark Sadecki
> 
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> Mark Sadecki
> Web Accessibility Engineer
> World Wide Web Consortium, Web Accessibility Initiative
> Telephone: +1.617.715.4017
> Email: mark@w3.org
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